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Project 2 Visual skills

This part of the course is about technical and visual skills which obviously relates to composition.

Two conflicting statements are made, The American photographer’ Edward  Weston’ infers that composition happens naturally and sub-consciously whilst Harold Evans,( Reuters Editor at large) suggests the importance of technique which can be followed with regards to the quality of images. 63 more words

Edward Weston


To consult the rules of composition before making a picture is a little like consulting the law of gravitation before going for a walk – Edward Weston


A photo a day - gold leaf on paper

I found this fragment of a faux leaf on my floor. I don’t know anything about it. However it took my eye and while working at my desk this morning the sun hit it and drew my interest. 129 more words


Edward Weston


Jean and Zohmah Charlot, 1939 

This photograph of Jean and Zohmah is not sharp, nevertheless the grittiness shows that it is a snapshot of the everyday. 96 more words


Playing with Panoramics - Diptychs

Ok- here are some twosies I did, still with the Rollei and the panorama adapter.

The first one is a shot of a street corner with the skeletal remains of a police call box from the first decade or so of the 20th century. 156 more words


Edward Weston

…for when I worked, I was never more unconscious of what I was doing.